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Hypermarket blast presses insurgent demands in Thailand

On May 9, suspected Malay Muslim insurgents bombed a hypermarket in the southern Thai town of Pattani, the latest escalation in an insurgency that since 2004 has ravaged the country’s predominantly Muslim southernmost region. The Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN), the largest and most well-armed separatist group operating in the restive region, is widely believed to […]